Heart Failure Drugs | CVS Pharmacology | Medi tutorials
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Heart Failure Drugs | CVS Pharmacology | Medi tutorials

Drugs used in heart failure : Two types: A. Drugs with positive inotropic effect. B. Drugs without positive inotropic effect. A. Drugs with positive inotropic effect: (cardiac glycosides) Digoxin Digitoxin Gitoxin. (phosphodiesterase inhibitor) Amninone Milrinone (B-adrenoreceptor stimulant) Dopamine Dobutamin. B. Drugs without positive ionotropic effect: (Diuretics) Thiazide Frusemide Metolazone. (Vasodilators) ACEI — Captopril Enalopril Lisinopril […]

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Non-pharmacological treatment of hypertension
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Non-pharmacological treatment of hypertension

Sometimes hypertension doesn’t mean that a patient should immediately start to take the drugs. Lifestyle modification may lead to long-term stabilization of the blood pressure. In this video we will speak about non-pharmacological interventions for the treatment of hypertension according to the current guidelines. According to current guidelines, lifestyle interventions should be used in treatment […]

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Lineage Analysis in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
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Lineage Analysis in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Lineage Analysis in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Peter Kao, MD, PhD; Stanford University The title of the DoD grant was Lineage Analysis in Pulmonary Hypertension. In contrast to systemic hypertension, pulmonary hypertension is characterized by a cellular overgrowth in the center of the vessels. The most important question to some, and the basis of the grant, […]

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